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Sara Bareilles Will Serve Waitress on Broadway This Spring

Sara Bareilles Will Serve Waitress on Broadway This Spring

After its current run at the American Repertory Theater, Waitress is heading to Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre this season. Directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, the show features a score by Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles and a book by Jessie Nelson. Broadway previews will begin in March 2016, with opening night set for April. Exact dates will be announced later.

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Billy Porter, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Will Join Audra McDonald for Shuffle Along... on Broadway

Billy Porter, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More Will Join Audra McDonald for Shuffle Along... on Broadway

A host of extraordinary leading men will shuffle back to Broadway this season. Tony winners Billy Porter (current star of Kinky Boots) and Brian Stokes Mitchell, along with Tony nominees Joshua Henry and Brandon Victor Dixon, will share the stage with Audra McDonald in Shuffle Along, Or, The Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed. Performances will begin ...

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In the Room Where It Happened: Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Stars of Hamilton on Opening Night

In the Room Where It Happened: Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Stars of Hamilton on Opening Night

A historic Broadway opening night with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jonathan Groff, Leslie Odom Jr. and all the stars of the new smash hit Hamilton.

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Video Clips! See Lin-Manuel Miranda & the Hamilton Founding Fathers Rap, Duel & Make History

Video Clips! See Lin-Manuel Miranda & the Hamilton Founding Fathers Rap, Duel & Make History

Check out video clips of Broadway’s Hamilton, starring Lin-Manuel Miranda. The new production opens August 6 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

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Archie Is Coming to Broadway! Adam McKay & Funny Or Die Team Up with Comic for New Musical

Archie Is Coming to Broadway! Adam McKay & Funny Or Die Team Up with Comic for New Musical

Archie and the Riverdale gang are heading to Broadway! Writer and director Adam McKay will adapt the popular comic book series into a musical. The comedy video site Funny Or Die has teamed up with Archie Comics as a presenting partner. No word yet on casting or dates for a bow on the Great White Way.

McKay has directed the Anchorman ...

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Exclusive Video! Alex Brightman & the School of Rock Kids Play Hooky in the Recording Studio

Exclusive Video! Alex Brightman & the School of Rock Kids Play Hooky in the Recording Studio

Broadway's newest leading man Alex Brightman and the School of Rock kids stick it to the man in the recording studio.

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Newcomer Shanice Williams Will Play Dorothy in NBC's The Wiz Live!

Newcomer Shanice Williams Will Play Dorothy in NBC's The Wiz Live!

This casting is real, real to us! Shanice Williams has landed the coveted role of Dorothy in NBC’s The Wiz Live!. The exciting announcement was made on The Today Show on August 5. The musical telecast will click its heels on the Peacock Network on December 3.

The 18-year-old New Jersey native was chosen following a nationwide search, including open calls ...

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Exclusive! Audra McDonald Talks Us Through Beauty & the Beast, The Wiz Live! Rumors & More

Exclusive! Audra McDonald Talks Us Through Beauty & the Beast, The Wiz Live! Rumors & More

Audra McDonald: Broadway royalty, film star, humanitarian. The six-time Tony winner recently spoke with Broadway.com about sharing the stage with her husband Will Swenson in A Moon for the Misbegotten at Williamstown Theatre Festival, but that’s just one of a multitude of projects she's currently got in the works. Her latest film, Ricki and the Flash, premieres this week ...

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Any Dream Will Do! Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 50th Anniversary Production in the Works

Any Dream Will Do! Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 50th Anniversary Production in the Works

Sha la la Joseph you're doing fine! You and your dreamcoat ahead of your time! Andrew Lloyd Webber has revealed that he is in negotiations with a London theater about a 50th anniversary production of his classic tuner Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The composer told The Stage that he and lyricist Tim Rice: "realized in May this year ...

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Set Your DVRs! Season Two of Lifetime Channel's Broadway Balances America Will Premiere in August

Set Your DVRs! Season Two of Lifetime Channel's Broadway Balances America Will Premiere in August

Grab an extra cup of coffee because your mornings are about to get a Great White Way-sized makeover! Lifetime Channel's award-winning morning show The Balancing Act will present the second season of its six-part special series Broadway Balances America, sponsored by Broadway Across America. Season two of the series, which takes you backstage of some of Broadway's most-beloved musicals, will ...

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